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Multi-factor Authentication: Resistance is futile

One of the most reliable ways to achieve secure logins is multi-factor authentication, but too many people are still avoiding it. And for no clear reason, since the new solutions on the market are making it simpler and easier to use.

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Troubleshooting Exchange Backups

One of the most important things you can do to insure business continuity, disaster recovery, and happy executives, is to perform Exchange backups on a regular and a frequent basis. If your backups often fail, here are the solutions to the most common issues.

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Happy Anniversary Windows 10

A year has passed, and the new, improved Microsoft Windows is here, bringing new features and an old dilemma: is it wise to upgrade your PC or tablet to the latest version of Windows immediately? Here’s a list of features that would make you think twice about your decision.

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Why is using PSTs in 2016 a bad idea?

Using outdated technologies created for personal use in an enterprise environment has never been a good idea. Using Outlook’s PST files in 2016 is a typical example of such a poor practice.

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How to get the most out of Resource Monitor in Windows 10

With Windows 10 growing in popularity and programs continuing to want more and more RAM, knowing more about Resource Monitor and how to use it can prove to be a very valuable skill for any sysadmin at work or Power User at home.

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What the Future Brings for Emails in SMBs

Many modern-day business prophets have predicted the demise of email in companies, but it’s still here, alive and kicking. What will the future bring for this channel of business communication?

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Third Party Patch Roundup – July 2016

Hunting for new ways to get into networks is not a seasonal activity; that means there’s no rest for the weary IT pro this month.

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From mainframe to cloud: it’s technology déjà vu all over again

Let’s take a look at how we got from mainframe to cloud and what that progression might portend for future trends.

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